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The VU Skateshop Video

1/24/2017<p>Myles barrels through grit and grime, set to the hardcore soundtrack of Turnstile. There is nothing smooth or welcoming about any of these …

Skateboarding

“People Don’t Realize It’s Worse Than Chicago”

If you were asked to choose which city from among Baltimore, Chicago, Detroit, New Orleans, New York, St. Louis and Washington, D.C. had the highest …

New Orleans

Bus overturns near Baltimore, 2 people critically injured

Video shows bus overturned on Interstate 95 north of Baltimore; two people were critically injured in the incident.

Policing

‘Did you hear that?’: Amid Baltimore’s surge in killings, a faint cry in a locked car

BALTIMORE — No one saw the baby.<p>She sat in a gold-hued car with tinted black windows as her 26-year-old father lay on the ground outside, dying.<p>All eyes were on him, another fallen body in a city increasingly defined by them.<p>In portions of Baltimore, the strobe of police cars is as much a part of …

Policing

More than 550,000 recalled cars are on Baltimore's roads, new search tool says

More than 550,000 recalled vehicles remain on Baltimore's roads, many of them because owners don't know where to find recall information, according …

Vehicle Identification Number

This social app for renters is moving into Baltimore

A New York-based startup expanded its social app for renting a place to Baltimore this week.<p><b>Huthunt</b>, which is available for iOS, debuted for the …

Product Hunt

One of the Best Kept Traveler's Secrets is Baltimore

Baltimore is a really fun destination that doesn't stand out as much as it should.<p>When you think of best kept secret of the traveler, you don't think of Baltimore. You think perhaps of the Seychelles, or Corsica, but not Baltimore. Yet, Charm City has a lot to offer and it is one of the best kept …

Travel

Panel: When community tensions erupt, faith can help diffuse violence

WASHINGTON, D.C. — As tensions exploded after the death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray while in custody of Baltimore police in 2015, the Rev. S. Todd …

Policing

Baltimore’s Boom of Death & Displacement

All around the city we are witnessing a stunning boom of human death and housing displacement.<p>Homicides are over 300. <br>Drug/alcohol overdose deaths …

Housing

Police exhume body of priest as they investigate 1969 slaying of Baltimore nun

The body of a Catholic priest from Baltimore, whose sexual assaults on teenaged girls in the 1960s and 1970s caused the Archdiocese of Baltimore to …

Justice

A slain nun and a priest’s body exhumed - this cold case is Netflix’s latest mystery

The body of a Catholic priest from Baltimore, whose sexual assaults on teenage girls in the 1960s and 1970s caused the Archdiocese of Baltimore to …

Justice

May 2, 1882: The Beer and Whiskey League: Day One

The inaugural American Association season opened on May 2, 1882, with teams in six cities: Baltimore, Cincinnati, Louisville, Philadelphia, …

Baseball

The Founder of Under Armour's Master Plan to Bring Manufacturing Back to America's Cities

Kevin Plank has launched an ambitious project aimed at revitalizing Baltimore by empowering entrepreneurs to create and build new products there.<p><i>In honor of Small Business Week, Inc. reporters deployed to several cities where they spent one day talking to owners and entrepreneurs in a particular</i> …

Cities

Theo Anthony’s Rat Film is a smart, provocative look at Baltimore’s rodents — and racism

Baltimore is a city not so much infested with rats as utterly beleaguered by them; tormented by vermin, inundated as in a biblical story. In Theo …

Houston’s Tyus Bowser goes to Baltimore in the 2nd round

Bowser brings very productive pass-rush abilities to a Baltimore defense that could use the supplement. PFF premium stats look at how Bowser can help.

NFL

Two Baltimore homicide victims identified

Baltimore police on Thursday released the names of two people killed in the city this week.<p>Gregory Jones, 38, of the 1600 block of McKean Avenue was …

Policing

Baltimore mayor wants federal government to help her do her job

Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh said the murder rate in her city is “out of control” — and she wants the federal government to come in and fix it.<p>“There are too many guns on the streets. We’re looking for all the help we can get,” Pugh said Wednesday during a news conference.<p>Baltimore has had more …

Policing

2 Years After Unrest, Baltimore's Youth Are 'Still Fighting For The Basics'

Baltimore erupted in violence two years ago, after the funeral of Freddie Gray, a young black man who died in police custody. The unrest was about more than Gray's death, though — it exposed deep-seated problems facing many of the city's young people: lack of jobs, deep poverty, rampant crime and …

Policing

MLB Mid week Picks.

Hello Loyal Parlayers,<p>The Monday picks were accurate to the pitching performances but Texas could not produce enough offense to get a win on the run …

Tampa Bay

Baltimore’s Dwindling Police Force

In a previous post, I noted that the U.S.Commission on Civil Rights issued a statement (Gail Heriot and Kirsanow dissenting) expressing alarm over …

Policing

The Best Things to Do in Baltimore

Baltimore is known as the Charm City, and that’s not just because the locals call everybody “hon.” The city has a unique allure to it, and some …

Travel

Black Farmers to buy from instead of Whole Foods

Yesterday we witnessed yet another confrontation between law enforcement and residents, protestors, and activists in Baltimore. As the people …

Farming

Learning Transformed: 8 Keys to Designing Tomorrow's Schools, Today

Presented by Eric Sheninger, ICLE Senior Fellow, Principal, Author, Consultant, and Learner; and Tom Murray, Director of Innovation, Future Ready …

Learning

Business Pulse Survey: Who has the best crab cake in Greater Baltimore? - Baltimore Business Journal

The BBJ is trying to decide which restaurant has the best crab cake in the Baltimore area — so we're letting readers choose. Scroll through each …

Projects that Learn

« To Build Computational Thinking Skills - Harness the Power of Play | Main<p><i>This guest post was jointly written with Tom Vanderark, and originally</i> …

Learning

How Have ESSA-Related Bills Fared in State Legislatures So Far This Year?

« Could ESSA Pit School Communities Against One Another For Money? | Main<p>Early this legislative season, the National Conference of State Legislators …

Government

3 Ways That Small Institutions can Lead Higher Ed Innovation

The conventional wisdom is that higher ed innovation comes primarily from an institution with a large reach and a charismatic leader. Think Arizona …

Higher Education

Computer Science for Every Student in Arkansas: A Work in Progress

Code.org and Arkansas have partnered over the past two years to bring computer science to every student in the state. The process hasn’t been easy, …

Education

This epic hero of trash removal has gobbled up more than 1 million pounds of garbage

The world needs more heroes, even if those heroes are solar-powered water wheels.<p>Mr. Trash Wheel, the googly-eyed, trash-gathering water wheel that's been keeping Baltimore Harbor clean since 2014, recently inspired us all by hitting a huge milestone: he's removed more than one million pounds of …

Recycling